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Celebrating Oaxaca (Part 2)
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Celebrating Oaxaca (Part 2)

The second day of festivities to celebrate Origen’s 6th & Los Danzante’s 20th Anniversaries started Saturday morning. I was invited to attend the daytime activities for the Chefs, other special guests and attending media. Omar, aka “Oaxacking” gave me very little details as to what we’d be doing for the day, only a “just come, you’ll enjoy”. … Continue reading

Celebrating Oaxaca – Origen’s 6th Anniversary (Part 1)
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Celebrating Oaxaca – Origen’s 6th Anniversary (Part 1)

One of the many things I appreciate about the people I’ve met in Oaxaca is that they celebrate special occasions, (big and small) with gusto. Their enthusiasm reminds me of something my Great Uncle Arthur once shared with me. He stressed the importance of celebrating milestones because, without recognition, life can easily pass you by.  That … Continue reading

(More than) 36 Hours of eating and wine touring in NorCal
36hrs (or so) of eating / Food Travel America / SFO

(More than) 36 Hours of eating and wine touring in NorCal

When your birthday weekend revolves around the first Canadian/American holiday of the summer, it’s hard not to want to use it as an excuse to have a weekend away. When planning this trip, I looked at what was available for the best bang for the buck on points and it seemed all roads pointed towards … Continue reading